Verdi opera ‘Otello’ Live in HD from New York on the big screen

Verdi opera ‘Otello’ Live in HD from New York on the big screen

The sixth season of Live in HD by The Metropolitan Opera in New York is currently running at Ster-Kinekor Cinema Nouveau, Cavendish Square. This exciting big screen offering from The Met consists of 12 transmissions, including seven brand new productions.

As always, productions are filmed at the magnificent Metropolitan Opera House in New York, which is home to some of the most talented singers, conductors, composers, orchestra musicians, stage directors, designers, visual artists, choreographers and dancers from around the world. Their past productions have received great acclaim and have gained recognition around the world.

Now, and as it has done since Live in HD began, Cinema Nouveau continues to give audiences the exclusive opportunity to witness these spectacular, award-winning live broadcasts on the big screen right here in South Africa.
For the first time Live in HD presents Verdi’s beloved opera ‘Otello’, which will showcase exclusively at Cinema Nouveau from December 1.

Conducted by Semyon Bychkov, the production features Rustenburg’s Johan Botha in the title role of the jealous Moor of Venice, starring opposite American diva soprano Renée Fleming, who plays Otello’s innocent wife Desdemona.

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